Sal Lizard has been playing Santa Claus professionally for over 20 years in shopping malls, professional photo studios, hospitals, community centers, and parades across the country. He appears at public and private events and makes house-calls throughout the Christmas season. Sal is a member of numerous professional Santa Claus organizations including the Fraternal Order of Real Bearded Santas.
In this Christmas Eve Special, George Noory was joined by Santa Claus (Sal Lizard) in the first hour. The rest of the evening featured Open Lines, with callers telling memorable Christmas stories, as well as holiday miracles. There were also a series of special guests phoning-in throughout the night, led off by George's mother.